Join us for the annual Sibling Weekend tradition of the oldest collegiate circus in the nation.

You’ll see acrobats, aerialists, tumblers, flyers, and jugglers, and of course the Gamma Phi clowns. The wall trampoline is back again this year along with a few other surprises.

What: Gamma Phi Circus
When: 7 p.m. Friday, April 19, and 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 20
Where: Redbird Arena

Tickets to the show

Special rates and priority seating for alumni (sections L and M) are only available for purchase through April 12, 2013. Advance ticket purchase is required. Alumni tickets are $10 for ages 13 and up, $6 for children ages 5–12, and $1 for children ages 4 and under. These special seats and rates are only available until April 12. Tickets in other sections will be available for purchase at the door or through Braden Box office for the regular/non-alumni discounted ticket price of $15.

Matinee carnival

Student Alumni Council will sponsor its second annual pre-show Carnival on the Redbird Arena concourse beginning at 12 p.m. prior to the 1 p.m. Saturday Matinee show on April 20. This Sibling Weekend event was a great hit last year is open to everyone that has a ticket to the matinee show. The Carnival includes a variety of games, face painters, photos, fun and prizes for all ages.

For more information on the Student Alumni Council Sibling Weekend Carnival, please visit

Pre-purchase apparel and programs

Alumni have the opportunity to pre-purchase show apparel and programs at a special rate. New 2013 Show Tees will be priced at $10 each ($11 at the show), adult sizes small-2XL. The T-shirt will be an Indigo blue with a white imprint of a tightwire walker-with “Redefining Higher Education Since 1929” on the back, and the Gamma Phi logo on breastplate.

Pre-purchased programs that are signed by the performers will be priced at $3 each ($4 at the show). T-shirts and books that are pre-purchased will be picked up at a table on the concourse at the north entrance of Redbird Arena prior to each show.

Register by April 12 online or by calling the Alumni Relations office at (309) 438-2586 or toll free at (800) 366-4478.

All tickets are to be picked up at the Will Call window at Redbird Arena (north entrance) during 4–7 p.m. Friday, April 19, and 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, April 20.